Mary Anne obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 2003. After deciding to pursue a career in the dental field, she worked as a Dental Assistant before continuing her education to receive her degree in Dental Hygiene from Wayne Community College in Goldsboro, NC in 2009. Upon graduating, Mary Anne worked in Northern Virginia in private practice until returning to North Carolina in 2012 to Durham where she works in private practice. Mary Anne has been involved in her beloved local Durham Orange chapter of NCDHA, serving as Treasurer and now as Trustee and has been a member of ADHA since her days in dental hygiene school. She loves being part of an organization that supports the Dental Hygiene profession and is happy to serve in it now. Mary Anne is married and raising three children in Durham.